Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1046872

Bedstraw hawkmoth
Hyles gallii

Observation date: June 06, 2015
Submitted by: bigskykids
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on a geranium on a warm sunny day. Looks like it has eaten many leaves and molted several times.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: February 08, 2021
Coordinator notes: Superficially looks like a Melanchra spp.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington